How early should I get to the airport for an international flight during Covid Emirates?
At most airports you need to arrive 3 hours before departure. However, currently it can be up to 6 hours at some airports, so please check your ticket for the best time to arrive for your journey. Remember to give yourself enough time to reach your departure gate so you don’t miss your flight.
What time does Emirates check-in counter open?
When checking in at the airport, what deadlines apply for Emirates flights? Emirates’ check-in counters open no less than 3 hours prior to departure. Passengers should go to the check-in counter no later than 90 minutes before the departure time and through security no later than 60 minutes before the flight departs.
Do I need a PCR test to fly with Emirates?
All other passengers, including those who are visually impaired, hearing impaired or physically challenged must hold a negative COVID‑19 PCR test certificate as per the requirements. For more details visit our Travel requirements for Dubai page(opens in the same window).
Do you have to wear a mask on a plane Emirates?
You must wear a cloth or medical mask throughout Dubai International airport, during boarding, throughout your flight, and as you leave the aircraft. Children under 6 years old and customers who have certain medical conditions do not have to wear a mask.
How early can I check bags before my flight?
You can check-in online or from the app starting 24 hours before and up to 45 minutes before departure (90 for international). To check-in and check bags at the airport, you must be there a certain amount of time before scheduled departure: Within the U.S. – 45 minutes.
What happens if you test positive for Covid in Dubai Airport?
If the test result is positive, they must stay in isolation for as many days as prescribed by the emirate of their residence. Violating home quarantine rules would make the offender liable to a fine of AED 50,000.
Do I need a Covid test to fly on Emirates?
The COVID‑19 test requirements vary in each destination. You may need to take a COVID‑19 PCR test before you travel to or connect through Dubai. Children under 12 years old and passengers with moderate or severe disabilities do not have to take the test to travel or connect through Dubai.